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Cher loves Paddington Bear, and I love both of them, so it all works out

<i>This is</i> One Good Thing<i>, a weekly column where we tell you about the only nice thing that happened on the internet this week.</i><p>In these dark days, no …

Cher

Boston Bun: Spread Love

Link<i>(PG-13)</i> A man gets massive amounts of attention heaped upon him when he gets a new and adorable pet with a unique talent in Simon Cahn’s …

Music Videos

Hugh Grant says his 'Paddington 2' character is 'possibly gay,' and talks about his sex scenes with Ben Whishaw, the voice of Paddington bear

Hugh Grant stars as a corrupt British politician in "A Very English Scandal," which dropped on Amazon Prime Friday. The series follows Jeremy Thorpe's 1979 trial on charges that he conspired to murder his former lover, Norman Scott, played by Ben Whishaw.<p>In "A Very English Scandal," Grant has …

Entertainment

Luxury is a state of mind

Have you heard about Peter Rabbit, Paddington bear or the Three Little Pigs? Well, they have fulfilled countless children' storybooks and have been inspiring many creations up to this day.<p>If you are keen to change your beachside holiday to an offbeat getaway inspired by children' storybooks in the …

Beatrix Potter

The Royal Mint Launches a Set of Coins Featuring Paddington™ the Friendly Peruvian Bear

LONDON, June 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --<p>The Royal Mint has revealed two new commemorative coins to celebrate the 60th anniversary of Paddington Bear's first adventure in <i>A Bear Called Paddington</i><i>.</i><p>(Photo: https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/712014/The_Royal_Mint_Paddington_Bear.jpg ) <br>(Photo: …

Buckingham Palace

Boston Bun drops tasty new house tune, 'Spread Love (Paddington)'

Boston Bun drops tasty new house tune, ‘Spread Love (Paddington)’<p>Ed Banger Records veteran Boston Bun has a knack for creating high-energy house …

Playlist

"Goodnight Luna" Music and Lyrics by Suzy Davies Copyright 2018 All Rights Reserved Author of "Luna The Moon Pig;The Pig Who Hid" Children's Picture Book, Illustrated by the legendary Sheila Graber of Paddington Bear Fame.

Picture Books

New 50p piece launched - and one has already sold on eBay for £16,000

A new 50p piece - featuring a very well known character - is making people more than a pretty penny.<p>The Royal Mint has unveiled a new Paddington Bear …

Buckingham Palace

Student finds rare Paddington Bear 50p coin days before official release - and gets offered £16,000 for it

A student who came across a rare Paddington Bear 50p piece days before it was due to be released got bids of £16,000 for it.<p>Jordan Mcilquham found …

England

Royal Mint's new Paddington Bear 50p coin found by chance by Welsh student gets bids of £16,000

The Royal Mint is unveiling a new Paddington Bear 50p piece.<p>And a lucky student from Wales got bids of £16,000 after finding one by chance and …

News (Wales)

Royal Mint reveals stunning new Paddington Bear 50p coins in colour - and one has ALREADY sold on eBay for £16,000

The Royal Mint has unveiled a new Paddington Bear fifty pence piece just days after a student spotted one in her change.<p>The coins - which officially …

Personal Finance (UK)

How to sell your home and get the best price

What's the most important thing when you want to move home? Should you worry more about getting the best price or simply about getting your home sold?<p>…

Royal Mint launches new Paddington Bear 50p after leaked coin sells for £16k on eBay

THE Royal Mint has launched a new series of Paddington Bear 50p coins after a college student found an unreleased one in her change at the shops and …

Beatrix Potter

Paddington Bear 50p coin sells for £16k after accidental release

A savvy college student has sold a special edition 50p coin, featuring Paddington Bear, for £16,100 on eBay, after frenzied bidders battled to win the silver piece.<p>The Paddington Bear coin has not yet been released by the Royal Mint, but seller Jordan Mcilquham said she had found the coin in her …

Wales

Embarrassment for Royal Mint as student finds Paddington Bear 50p coin in her change

The Royal Mint has been accused of a massive blunder after a college student found a Paddington Bear 50p coin that has not yet been released in her …

Finance

Embarrassment for Royal Mint as student finds Paddington Bear 50p coin in her change

Embarrassment for the Royal Mint as student finds Paddington Bear 50p coin in her change BEFORE its official release - and it could fetch</b> …

Money (UK)

Paddington Bear 50p coin is selling on eBay for £15,000

It's not been released yet, so coin fans across the country may be excited to hear that the fabled Paddington Bear 50p has appeared in the change of …

Final Paddington Bear book released in memory of author Michael Bond

The final Paddington Bear book has been released to mark the anniversary of the death of author Michael Bond.<p>To celebrate the occasion, the famous character has been to visit one of London's most iconic landmarks.

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Walt Disney to release new Winnie-the-Pooh film

Everyone's favourite bear is back, yes that's Winnie-the-Pooh to all you Paddington Bear fans.<p>"Christopher Robin" is about the little boy from the Winnie-the-Pooh stories, who is now all grown up and has lost all sense of imagination.<p>And Pooh and his friends from the Hundred Acre Wood re-enter …

Walt Disney Company

Paddington Bear heads to St. Paul's in late author's last work

© Reuters. A performer wearing a Paddington Bear costume poses for photographers in front of St Paul's Cathedral in London<p>LONDON (Reuters) - Dressed …

Red Hat

Paddington Bear heads to St Paul's in late author's last work | Reuters.com

The marmalade-loving bear visits the famed London site where he is mistaken for a member of the choir in 'Paddington at St Paul's' by Michael Bond. Rough cut (no reporter narration).<p>▲ Hide Transcript<p>▶ View Transcript<p>The marmalade-loving bear visits the famed London site where he is mistaken for a …

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Paddington Bear heads to St. Paul's in late author's last work | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Dressed in his red hat and blue duffle coat, Paddington Bear heads to London’s St Paul’s cathedral in late creator Michael Bond’s last book about the much-loved children’s character.<p>The author was working on “Paddington at St Paul’s” before his death last year at the age of 91.<p>In …

Red Hat

Paddington Bear visits St Paul's Cathedral

The popular children's book character was at St Paul's Cathedral to mark the launch of the late author's last book: Paddington at St Paul's.

Cathedrals

Cineworld celebrates its Unlimited Card with London movie bus tour

Cineworld has launched a bus tour of London’s iconic movie spots for its members to celebrate its Unlimited card.<p>The experience, created by Hill and …

Branding

A Very English Scandal viewers can't forget Ben Whishaw as the voice of Paddington Bear... after he reunites with Hugh Grant for racy drama

It was praised by viewers for its lead actors performances, and Russell T. Davies' ever-cutthroat dialogue.<p>But there was one glaring element of A …

Television (UK)

What links Paddington Bear, Daniel Craig and Ernie? The Weekend quiz

The questions<p><b>1</b> Where did Simeon Stylites spend 37 years in the fifth century?<b><br>2</b> Who coined the term “the banality of evil” and about whom?<b><br>3</b> Which Georgian church stands on the corner of Trafalgar Square?<b><br>4</b> What 2003 document plagiarised work by Ibrahim al-Marashi?<b><br>5</b> Who played Foxy Brown and Jackie …

Lifestyle (UK)

Beloved Multi-Generational Character Celebrates 60 Years With First-Ever American Exhibition

It was Christmas Eve in 1956 when Michael Bond bought a lonely-looking stuffed bear from a London shop. He took it home as a present for his wife, and they named the bear Paddington, after the nearby railway station. Working as a BBC cameraman at the time, Bond began writing a story about the bear. …

Books

Watch: ‘I spent most of the meeting gushing’ - London mayor Sadiq Khan delighted to meet Jacinda Ardern

London Mayor Sadiq Khan says he "spent most of the meeting gushing" after meeting with Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern today.<p>The mayor said he was …

New Zealand

10 Of The Strangest Celebrity Statues

Human beings have long chosen to immortalize the greatest of people – including scientists, celebrities, politicians, and super heroes – in statue …

Ken Dodd

Hunter for Target Bash Draws Kate Bosworth, Charli XCX, Anna Kendrick

The retailer dubbed the one-day event the Ultimate Family Festival, with live performances to celebrate its limited-edition collection with …

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